6 bedroom country house for sale
Near Gaillac, Tarn, South West France
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- Glorious 4 acre private setting
- Restored to highest of standards
- Exceptional dining room and kitchen
- Full central heating, double glazing
- Massive games room
- Two car garaging
- Heated swimming pool
A private gravelled driveway encircles the landscaped and lawned front garden and leads up to the front of this most handsome property.
The spacious and outstandingly impressive accommodation enjoys full central heating and double glazing and has been restored to the highest standards of workmanship and materials to provide the ultimate in comfortable and classic living.
Comprising, on the ground floor:
Impressive reception hall (9.3m x 2.4m) with high beamed ceiling, tiled floor and double doors opening to a superb drawing room (a very spacious 10.4m x 5m) with windows to 2 sides, original tiled floor and glazed door to the external covered dining terrace and onwards to the swimming pool.
Separate and charming salon (5.3m x 4.8m) with most impressive open stone fireplace, high beamed ceiling, tiled floor and traditional style carved timber features. Double doors to hallway.
Beyond lies the outstanding dining room and fitted kitchen (overall 10.4m x 6m) archway with glazed doors to the front courtyard. Tiled floors, most attractive dressed stone walling, beamed ceiling and recessed ceiling lighting. The kitchen area is fully equipped and includes a range of base cupboards incorporating cooking range inset to stone arch features with overhead extractor canopy, a specially created stone sink, built in refrigerator. Also large island unit comprising breakfast sitting area, stainless steel sink, 2 ring gas hob and cupboards and drawers inset. Fitted wall cupboards, microwave cooker and additional unit with glass shelving.
Cloakroom area (off the hallway) with washbasin inset, separate WC and heated towel rail.
Separate boiler house with "Wiessman" oil-fired central heating boiler.
Access to fitted utility/laundry room with door to kitchen and exterior. The fitments include twin bowl sink unit, cupboards, shelving, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer.
Main hallway access to handsome original staircase to spacious first floor landing (7m x 2.5m) with window views and tiled floor.
Double doors open to the principal bedroom No. 1. (5.5m x 5m) charming and attractive with high beamed ceiling, tiled floor, original fireplace, ceiling cooler fan. Ensuite quality bathroom (5m x 2.6m) having roll top bath with claw feet, separate tiled shower unit, twin washbasin vanitory unit with tiled surround and mirror over. Also heated towel rail and WC.
Double doors to bedroom No. 2.(5m x 5m) with windows to two sides, tiled floor and ceiling cooler fan.
Double doors to bedroom No. 3. (5m x 4.9m) with window view to the pool area, high beamed ceiling, timber floor and 2 double built in wardrobes. Also ceiling cooler fan. Bathroom No. 2. (5m x 2.5m) with low step-in tiled bath, twin washbasin vanitory unit with mirror over, walk in shower, WC, heated towel rail and tiled floor.
Staircase continues to upper floor landing with access to
bedroom No. 4 (10m x 5m) an ideal children's suite, exposed beams and sky light windows with automatic metal shutters.
Bedroom No. 5. (6.3m x 5m) additional suite with sitting space, exposed beams and sky light windows with automatic metal shutters. Ensuite shower room fully tiled walk in shower, white glazed washbasin, WC, tiled walls and floor, heated towel rail.
Bedroom No. 6. (4.6m x 3.3m) with dressed stonework wall features. Ensuite shower room with fully tiled walk in shower, white glazed washbasin, WC, tiled walls and floor, heated towel rail.
Note: there is also a very spacious internal area on the first floor which could be converted to extra accommodation if required.
Adjoining the main house with a doorway from the main dining area is a large store room with range of cupboards and tiled floor. Also access to a huge stone barn (now a games room) 11m x 8.5m with potential to create separate suite. Archway with double doors to original wine preparation room.
Garaging for 2 cars (8m x 5m) with fitted wine store leading off.
Separate store room off driveway.
Handsome and original stone Pigeonnier housing the pool equipment and includes a shower room, washbasin and WC - ideal for the swimming pool users.
Attached store room for garden equipment.
At the side of the house is a delightful covered dining terrace (6.3m x 5m) with stone flooring.
Wide crazy paved path leads down to the heated swimming pool 12m x 6m with fully paved surrounds and enjoying complete privacy. The pool is heated via a heat pump.
The attractive and mature grounds extend to a total of about 4 acres and enjoy much privacy together with lawns and range of mature shrubs and trees. Also at the rear of the house an ideal location for a kitchen garden.
Tarn, S. W. France - Within easy reach of a local and lively township and halfway between the historic town of Cordes and the winegrowing centre of Gaillac. Toulouse and the International Airport can be reached in 50 minutes
- Toulouse (Blagnac) (International), 57.8 miles
- Carcassonne (International), 86 miles
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